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Wednesday Nov 25

November 25, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Engaging Evening
Join Kenneth Pieroway for a visual journey along the streets of St. John’s from 1900 -1948 when the streetcars ruled the roads. From the west end of the City to the shops of Water Street and Rawlins Cross and along Military Road, take a trip back in ...

Thursday Nov 26

November 26, 2020
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
Mireille Eagan, Curator of Contemporary Art takes us on a walking tour of the exhibition, RAE PERLIN: WHATEVER I WANTED WAS OUT THERE, IN THE WORLD, SOMEWHERE Rae Perlin viewed drawing as a verb rather than a noun. For her, drawing was a way to ...

Friday Nov 27

November 27, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Members Tour
A curatorial tour of our newest exhibition RAE PERLIN: WHATEVER I WANTED WAS OUT THERE, IN THE WORLD, SOMEWHERE with exhibition curator Mireille Eagan. Rae Perlin (b. St. John’s, 1910-2006) compulsively recorded her surroundings in sketchbooks and on scraps of paper as she travelled the ...

Wednesday Dec 2

December 2, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Engaging Evening
Please join us for an insightful discussion with Lisa Moore who delves into the work of some visual artists in our province, including the art and practice of Rae Perlin. Lisa Moore has written three collections of short stories, Degrees of Nakedness and Open, and Something for ...

Thursday Dec 3

December 3, 2020
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
Join Edwin Bishop, snowshoe maker, boat builder, painter, author and retired teacher from Heart’s Delight-Islington, as he discusses the practice of snowshoe making. What started as a skill needed to repair his own snowshoes has become a pastime he really enjoys.  Presented in partnership ...

Friday Dec 4

December 4, 2020
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Concert
Join us for an evening of music to celebrate the season.  Musicians Jim Payne, Fergus O’Byrne, Mark Manning, and Aaron Collis will surely put you in the holiday spirit.  Tickets are $30 and are limited.  Restrictions due to COVID 19 will be in place for everyone’s ...

Sunday Dec 6

December 6, 2020
3:00PM - 4:30PM
The Mummering tradition found in Newfoundland has strong roots in the South East of Ireland and is related to a series of guising and mumming traditions that still exist to this day. Wexford like many parts of Ireland had a strong tradition of people embracing disguise and ...